He Said What? Pete Coors and His Magical Mystery Press Tour

Originally posted on This Is Why I'm Drunk:
Warning: #LongRead Yesterday, the Denver Post’s “First Drafts” blog ran this story: “Pete Coors, big beer industry continues to grapple with craft beers.” No kidding. It was one of many interviews Coors is providing as he stumps for Denver to host the next Republican National Convention.…

Inky Beer Factoid: October 26

On this day in 1776, Benjamin Franklin leaves for France in order to seek support for the American Revolution.  Ben Franklin is such an important figure in history, but he is also a key player in the beer industry as well.  His quotes and quips thrive on stickers, buildings, t-shirts, and a plethora of brewiana. …

Twenty beer quotes that deserve to be better known

Originally posted on Zythophile:
There are plenty enough well-known quotes about beer. Some of the best-known, unfortunately, are made up. However, it’s still possible to come across great, genuine yet little-known snippets. Here are 20 of my favourite beer quotes in need of wider broadcasting: “If [beer] is … the people’s beverage – and nobody,…